Browse by Subject "media"

  • Khan, Naiman (2012-06-27)
    Overweight and obesity in childhood have tripled since 1980 and currently stand at 30% and 17% among 2-19-year-olds (Ogden et al., 2010), respectively. Excess fat mass in childhood is a strong predictor of obesity in ...

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  • Juncker, Beth; Balling, Gitte; Martens, Marianne; Anderson, Theresa; Dresang, Eliza T.; Fisher, Karen E.; Davis, Katie (iSchools, 2014-03-01)
    The workshop will discuss and reinterpret our collective understanding of the information-technology-people triad and accompanying concepts in order both to broaden and to sharpen the focus on Digital Youth. The workshop ...

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  • Poole, Benjamin (2015-01-21)
    This dissertation examines representations of “French” and “foreign” food—in cookbooks and newspapers, TV cooking demonstrations and talk shows, state policies and political debates—and how these helped to redefine French ...

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  • Rivera, Michelle (2014-05-30)
    This dissertation critically examines reggaetón music as it is discursively constructed through mainstream media and Internet debates about the genre (e.g., online music forums, social networking profile pages) during and ...

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  • Harris, Joshua S.; Boerger, Zachary (2014-12-01)
    The complete data collected and analyzed as a result of the Illinois Campus Media Census. Data in this set includes: Census results, format breakdowns, unique and rare asset counts, storage assessments and other information ...

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  • Harris, Joshua S.; Boerger, Zachary (2014-12-01)
    The survey questionnaire used for live, on-site interviews during the Illinois Campus Media Census.

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  • Harris, Joshua S.; Boerger, Zachary; Rimkus, Kyle (2014-12-01)
    The final report produced as a result of the Illinois Campus Media Census. This 72 page document covers the background, methodologies, results, recommendations and outcomes resulting from a 3 year project designed to ...

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  • Moore, Ellen E. (2010-05-14)
    This dissertation is an assessment of the relationship between commercial entertainment media, religion and identity in the American spiritual marketplace. Using ethnographic observations of evangelical prayer groups and ...

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  • Alangar, Jayanth (2012-01)
    How has the media represented Muslims and how has this influenced the viewpoints of college students? My project aimed to investigate the University of Illinois’s student newspaper, The Daily Illini, and its propagation ...

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  • Dougan, Kirstin (2012-10)
    YouTube’s accessibility, ease of use, and depth of content are strong lures for music students. But do music teaching faculty and librarians encourage this and do they use it in their own research, teaching, and work? This ...

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  • Elnashai, A. S.; Gencturk, B.; Kwon, O. S.; Al-Qadi, Imad L.; Hashash, Y.; Roesler, Jeffery R.; Kim, S. J.; Jeong, S. H.; Dukes, J.; Valdivia, A. (2010-12-31)
    On February 27, 2010 at 03:34 am local time, a powerful earthquake of magnitude 8.8 struck central Chile. The epicenter of the earthquake was approximately 8 km off the central region of the Chilean coast. With an ...

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  • Thibeault, Matthew D. (2012-03)
    This paper was given as a talk at the 2012 National Association for Music Education conference in St. Louis, as part of the Philosophy Special Research Interest Group session organized by Cathy Benedict, “Music Education ...

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  • Boerger, Zachary; Harris, Joshua S. (2013)
    This brochure was produced for the 2013 Illinois Campus Media Census as an outreach and educational document. It was distributed to Census respondents during interview sessions. It has been used as an informational and ...

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  • Rivera, Celiany (2011-05-25)
    This project documents current artistic projects led by queer Caribbean women performers who disrupt and reframe traditional Cuban, Dominican and Puerto Rican femininities through performance and media. Through words, ...

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  • Bond, Bradley J. (2011-08-25)
    LGB teens’ feelings, desires, and physical attractions run contrary to the heteronormative standards of American society. As such, LGB youth often experience feelings of sadness and dejection that can lead to depression ...

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  • Gernenz, Heather (2011-08)
    What are students’ initial perceptions of Parkland College before attending? What influenced these perceptions of Parkland? Did these perceptions influence the student’s decision to attend Parkland? I used surveys, ...

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